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The deadly impact of climate change on children – UNICEF Australia (blog)


UNICEF Australia (blog)

The deadly impact of climate change on children
UNICEF Australia (blog)
In South Sudan, children are suffering another extreme weather recent – a drought that is crippling food production, depleting pastures and causing widespread deaths. More than half of South Sudan's population is suffering from severe food shortages.

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Australia to add Antarctica winter access – 9news.com.au


ABC Online

Australia to add Antarctica winter access
9news.com.au
Australia is building Antarctica's first winter-accessible paved runway. Winter access is rare when temperatures drop to minus 40 degrees at Davis station because countries only have access to summer-only ice runways, including Australia's Wilkins …
Site chosen for Antarctic year-round runway near Australia's Davis research stationABC Online
Australia plans new runway to give Antarctic research base year-round flight accessXinhua

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Australia Risks Missing Out On Lithium Battery Boom

Australia must act quickly and decisively to take advantage of its leading position in the global lithium resources market, or risk missing out on what could be a $ 2 trillion value supply chain, a new report has warned

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UWA staff bound for Antarctica in leadership program – University News: The University of Western Australia


University News: The University of Western Australia

UWA staff bound for Antarctica in leadership program
University News: The University of Western Australia
An environmental economics researcher, a nanotechnology scientist developing new ways to fight cancer and a neuropsychologist from The University of Western Australia are among 80 women from 13 countries around the world selected to take part in the

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Tiny dinosaur that roamed ‘lost world’ between Australia and Antarctica identified – The Guardian


The Guardian

Tiny dinosaur that roamed 'lost world' between Australia and Antarctica identified
The Guardian
Tiny dinosaur that roamed 'lost world' between Australia and Antarctica identified. Fossils found in 113-million-year-old rocks in Victoria lead to discovery of turkey-sized herbivore which lived in rift valley. Artist's impression of Diluvicursor
Fossil of dinosaur swept away in ancient Australian river foundEMTV Online

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Electric Vehicle Charging Networks Will Be Rolled Out Across Western Australia

More than 70 electric vehicle charge points are set to be installed throughout rural and remote Western Australia, as the state’s largest retailer prepares for a not-too distant future where EVs are “ubiquitous” on the nation’s roads.

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Westfield Shopping Centers Throughout Australia Get 40 New ChargePoint EV Charging Bays

The popular Westfield shopping center network in Australia is now home to 40 new ChargePoint electric vehicle charging bays (spread across 10 different locations), thanks to a new partnership with BMW Australia

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As Australia scorches, sea ice spread around Antarctica hits a … – The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

As Australia scorches, sea ice spread around Antarctica hits a …
The Sydney Morning Herald
As parts of Australia set heatwave records and the government considered building new coal-fired power stations, the vast continent to the south last week …

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Victoria Starting Autonomous Vehicle Trials On Public Roads (Australia)

The Premier of Victoria reports that 90% of auto accidents result from human error. The number of lives that will be saved from good autonomous features in cars, and finally fully self-driving vehicles, is hard to estimate, but imagine the avoided paralysis, death, lost organs, etc., from the reduction in accidents

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Few Of Us Visit Antarctica But We All Need To Protect It – Huffington Post Australia


Huffington Post Australia

Few Of Us Visit Antarctica But We All Need To Protect It
Huffington Post Australia
During my visits to Antarctica — twice aboard an anti-whaling vessel and once as a researcher — I was struck by the effortless beauty of the icy jungle. From the mountainous points of the west to the spouting fin whales and leaping orcas in the east

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